Medical Examiner identifies the parties in last week’s murder-suicide


The Medical Examiner’s Office has identified the man and woman killed in a murder-suicide last week. 

The woman was 65-year-old Candace Yoshida of Honolulu. 

The medical examiner has not released her cause or manner of death yet. 

The man was identified as 50-year-old Brian Barling. 

Police say, the two were heard arguing outside an apartment unit on the 8th floor of “The Tradewinds” on Ala Moana Boulevard. 

Neighbors told police they heard the woman pleading for her life. 

Shortly after, the woman was found dead in the courtyard below. 

Witnesses saw Barling jump over the railing. 

His body was found below. 

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